Heidi Basch-Harod is the executive director of Women’s Voices Now, a not-for-profit social enterprise whose mission is to empower all women living in Muslim-majority societies by promoting their free expression, thereby giving voice to their struggles for civil, economic, political, and gender rights
Embracing shame: turning honour on its head
The challenge that embracing shame poses to the longstanding perversion of honour, is the struggle for women’s human...
Shame and honour re-appropriated: women finding their voices
On February 12, 2013, women of the Middle East, in the region and in the Diaspora, officially and publicly...
Uncertainty for the future of the Moroccan women’s movement
For the past twenty years Moroccan women, from the liberal camp to the Islamist, have campaigned for equal rights...